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James Jay Carafano: Catching immigration 'criminals' is not enough

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Social scientists James Wilson and George Kelling introduced the "broken windows theory" nearly three decades ago. Its premise was simple: By enforcing "petty" laws, police can help create a "well-ordered" environment that discourages more serious crime. New York proved their theory correct. As former Mayor Rudy Giuliani recently recalled: "[W]e started paying attention to the things that were...

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